Family travel features

I like to travel light, but I do have two travel assessories, Emelye (13) and Luke (11), who occasionally hitch a ride. Here is a selection of my published family travel features. If you would like to contact me with an idea for a family travel feature, please call me on 07833 924030 or e-mail me at linsey@thetraveljournalist.co.uk

The Guardian 09.03.2012

 

Gladiators and Gelato

Culture and children can mix, if you keep them entertained with gory tales and a treat or two More

The Observer 22.02.2009

 

A GREEN OASIS FOR ALL THE FAMILY

Linsey McNeill savours the freedom and unspoilt setting of an eco-retreat on Ireland's Atlantic coast More

The Observer 20.07.08

 

CUTE CALVES AND STREAKIN' BACON

As farms across Britain open their gates to families, Linsey McNeill takes her kids to Surrey to cuddle goats and cheer the racing piglets More.

The Observer 31.08.08

 

ESCAPE TO ISTANBUL'S SECRET ISLAND

Linsey McNeill loved the museums and bazaars but it was the beaches of the Princes' Islands that finally won over her kids More

 

The Observer 20.07.08

 

20 FREE FAMILY OUTINGS

The credit crunch is biting, but the kids still need entertaining over the summer. From visiting 'Hogwarts' to going down a coal mine, Linsey McNeill offers her pick of exciting days out that don't cost a penny More

The Times 08.10.2007

 

A FATHER CHRISTMAS GUIDE TO LAPLAND

Reindeer rides, dog sledding, ice fishing ...you could almost forget you're there to see the Big Man Himself More

The Observer 09.04.06

 

HOW TO BEAT SCHOOL HOLIDAY PRICE HIKES

As soon as the last school bell goes, the cost of family holidays shoots through the roof. But, as Linsey McNeill discovers, there are ways to take your brood away without breaking the bank

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